The city bought up chunks of land around downtown in 2015 and 2016 with the goal of selling them to the right developer at the right time with the right plan to crank the engine of renewal.
Source: Walton Tribune | Posted: Jan. 16, 2019
Walton County voted to keep the Special Local Option Sales Tax for the next five years, after about 59 percent of votes picked “Yes” on the ballot, though much of the county had not reported their vote totals by press time.
Source: Walton Tribune | Posted: Nov. 7, 2018
If passed, the city will take a recommendation from its water department to require all new developments to have longer lasting concrete culverts rather than metal.
Source: Walton Tribune | Posted: Oct. 10, 2018
Loganville’s explosive growth in recent years has, at times, left city officials scrambling to keep up. A discussion over water meters at last week’s full council meeting illuminated just how fast the city is growing.
Source: Walton Tribune | Posted: Sep. 19, 2018
Gov. Nathan Deal has named Loganville Mayor Rey Martinez to the state Immigration Enforcement Review Board.
The order, signed Aug. 6, is for a term ending June 30, 2019. Martinez succeeds Phil Kent.
Source: Walton Tribune | Posted: Aug. 15, 2018
The Loganville City Council voted to raise property taxes to 12.32 mills, a 1.15-mill raise.
The measure passed in a 5-1 vote, with Anne Huntsinger, Danny Ford, Jay Boland, Lisa Newberry and Linda Dodd in favor and Skip Baliles against.
Source: Walton Tribune | Posted: Aug. 13, 2018